-ltë

3rd person pl. pronominal suffix, “they” VT49:51; cariltë “they do”, VT49:16, 17. It alternates with -ntë in Tolkien’s manuscripts VT49:17, 57. In his early material, the ending also appears as-lto, occurring in Fíriel's Song meldielto "they are beloved" and cárielto "they made", also in LT1:114: tulielto "they have come" cf. VT49:57. Compare -lta, -ltya as the ending for “their”.

Quettaparma Quenyallo (Quenya-English). 2014.

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